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Alfa Aesar™ Sodium hydroxide, pearl, 97%

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Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Sodium hydroxide, pearl
CAS 1310-73-2
Molecular Formula NaOH
Formula Weight 40
MDL Number MFCD00003548
UN Number UN1823
Merck Index 14,8627
Synonym Caustic soda
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AAB244140E

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alfa aesar™
B244140E*
2500g Each for $88.15

AAB2441422

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alfa aesar™
B2441422
100g CALL N/A N/A
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AAB2441436

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B2441436
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Description & Specifications

Specifications

Formula Weight 40
Assay 97%
DOT Information Transport Hazard Class: 8; Packing Group: II; Proper Shipping Name: SODIUM HYDROXIDE, SOLID
Synonym Caustic soda
CAS 1310-73-2
UN Number UN1823
Molecular Formula NaOH
MDL Number MFCD00003548
Boiling Point 1390°C
Quantity 2500g
Merck Index 14,8627
Health Hazard 2 GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
TSCA TSCA
Melting Point 318°C
Odor Odorless
pH 14
Health Hazard 1 Danger
Health Hazard 3 GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECS Number WB4900000
Chemical Name or Material Sodium hydroxide, pearl

Applications
Sodium hydroxide, pearl is an important inorganic chemical used in various industries worldwide. In the paper industry, it is utilized in pulping and bleaching processes. It plays an important role in aluminum etching, chemical analysis and in paint strippers. It is an active component in a wide range of domestic products such as pipe and drain cleaners, oven cleaners and in home-cleaning products. Other uses include cleaning of fats, cleaning of equipment, ion exchange resin regeneration, pH control, degreasing agent for cleaning metal surface, de-enameling and scrubbing of off-gases.

Solubility
Soluble in water, methanol, glycerol and ethanol. Insoluble in acetone and ether.

Notes
Air sensitive and hygroscopic. It is deliquescent and readily absorbs moisture and carbon dioxide in air. Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids and organic materials.

Safety and Handling

Danger

GHS P Statement
P260-P303+P361+P353-P305+P351+P338-P301+P330+P331-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

GHS H Statement
H314
Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.